Law enforcement responded to a residence in the 100 block of Lincoln Avenue to arrest Joshua Pollard.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

BELLEVUE, Pa. (KDKA) — Police say a man charged with raping an 11-year-old child has been arrested.

On Friday night, the Allegheny County Police Department said 29-year-old Joshua Pollard was arrested in Bellevue. Multiple law enforcement agencies responded to a residence in the 100 block of Lincoln Avenue to arrest Pollard, who was wanted on a warrant stemming from an incident in Pitcairn, county police said in a release.

Police say it is believed that Pollard threw a handgun out of a third-floor window before he was arrested.